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01/29/15

Gold price forecast to decline in 2015

Analysts predict that the strengthening U.S. dollar and increase in interest rates will drive a drop in the metal’s per-ounce price this year.  

01/29/15

Designer debuts instructional DVDs on custom design

Rémy Rotenier has released two DVDs, priced at $175 each, to teach jewelers and help them bolster the custom part of their business.  

01/27/15

Frederick Goldman hires former Tiffany executive

Frederick Goldman has announced the appointment of Mike Floskis as vice president finance and controller, effective immediately. 

01/27/15

Silver brand Thistle & Bee opens first store

Known for making high-quality, fashion-forward silver jewelry, the brand now has a flagship shop on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. 

01/27/15

1 in 5 to buy jewelry this Valentine’s Day

More than 20 percent of shoppers plan on purchasing jewelry this Valentine’s Day, spending a total of $4.8 billion on the category, the National Retail Federation said.  

01/26/15

Trendvision defines the 4 types of consumers

Creative Director Paolo De Luca breaks down the characteristics, favorite blogs and fitting design motifs for the consumers of today. 

01/26/15

Need resolution motivation? Jewelers Mutual can help

Knowing how hard it can be to stick to a New Year’s resolution, Jewelers Mutual is partnering with the Stacked New York brand for a sweepstakes to provide a little inspiration this year. 

01/26/15

What you might have missed

A roundup from a panel discussion at the JA New York Winter show regarding how jewelers can adapt to the changing bridal landscape was the top story on NationalJeweler.com last week. 

01/22/15

New MJSA tool connects members with retailers

MJSA has debuted a new benefit for its members, called Retail Link, to help them promote their latest designs and finished jewelry to a network of retail customers.